The University of Abuja (UNIABUJA) is excited to extend a warm invitation to all enthusiasts for an upcoming cultural extravaganza: the 2023 Japanese Karaoke Competition. This event promises to be a vibrant celebration of music, language, and culture, spotlighting the rich heritage of Japanese karaoke.
Though karaoke has become a beloved pastime in venues across the globe, its origins can be traced back to Japan. In Japan, karaoke is more than just entertainment; it’s deeply woven into the cultural fabric, with individuals of all ages frequently participating.
This competition is not merely a singing contest; it’s a unique opportunity to delve into the world of Japanese language and culture. It also serves as a bridge, connecting like-minded individuals passionate about Japanese culture. Alongside the intrinsic cultural experience, participants have the chance to win prizes for their outstanding performances.
Benefits of Japanese Karaoke Competition:
- Cultural immersion and experience.
- Prizes for the top three performances.
- Song Selection: Choose songs exclusively in Japanese.
- Karaoke Version: Ensure you have a karaoke version of your selected song; vocal versions will not be accepted.
- Team Structure: Solo and group entries are both welcome, with group entries limited to three members.
Participants will be evaluated based on the following criteria, each worth 40 points:
- Japanese Pronunciation
Note: Instrumental performances are strictly prohibited.
Method of Application:
Interested participants can submit their details to [email protected]. Please provide the following information:
- Mobile phone number
- Email address
- Song title
- Karaoke source
October 30, 2023
Join us in this celebration of Japanese language and culture through the universal language of music. It’s not just a competition; it’s an opportunity to connect, learn, and experience the magic of Japanese karaoke. Don’t miss your chance to participate in this exciting event!